The Abominable Dr. Phibes Movie Review Summary

Actors: Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten

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Dr. Anton Phibes (Vincent Price) is a mysterious, eccentric ex-musician who goes on an obsessive rampage after his wife dies during a surgical procedure. He decides to ritualistically murder each doctor on his wife's surgical team one by one utilizing bats, locusts, and other imaginative techniques. Scotland Yard must scramble to figure out the pattern of murders and apprehend Phibes before he succeeds in wiping out the whole team of doctors. Great ending!   
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1900-1920's Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   catching brutal killer/stalker

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   None

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